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More Information: Rhododendron 'Hazel'


R. 'Hazel' 
Photo: Harold Greer

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-campanulate, 3" across, pale purplish pink with deeper pink edges, both inside and outside and with slight brown spotting. Held in ball-shaped truss of 12-15 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly oblong to narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, dark green, woolly tan to brown indumentum, leaves retained 2 years. Upright, moderately branched plant.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  bureavii x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  unknown

Registration Reference:  ARS 793

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.


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